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Wilson Popenoe papers
MS 041  
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Description
This collection includes the diary, record book, and photographs of botanist and agrononmist Wilson Popenoe, who studied avocados, navel oranges, mangoes, and other plant life throughout Mexico, Central and South America. Popenoe was employed by the United States Department of Agriculture Office of Seed and Plant Introduction as an "agricultural explorer" from 1913-1925, where he collaborated with David Fairchild, Archibald Shamel, and Palemon Howard Dorsett.
Extent
0.25 linear feet (1 box)
Restrictions
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Availability
This collection is unprocessed. Please contact Special Collections & University Archives regarding the availability of materials for research use.